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WKU offices in Bowling Green will open at 10 a.m. Friday. Classes Friday remain canceled and campuses in Glasgow, Owensboro and Elizabethtown/Ft. Knox remain closed Friday. Saturday classes in Bowling Green will proceed as scheduled. Here is a link to the University’s attendance policy during adverse weather conditions. Use caution and watch for slick spots on roads and walks. 

Residence Halls remain open until noon Saturday. Bemis & Barnes have space for those who need to stay longer. Visit WKU Housing & Residence Life for more information.

The high school regional basketball tournament games scheduled for Wednesday night were canceled. Games will be rescheduled for Friday/Saturday. Follow WKU News for the latest updates. #WKUAlert

Professional Studies Programs

Commencement May 14, 2011.Summer at South Campus.Commencement May 14, 2011.Summer at South Campus

Professional Studies Department


Mission Statement

The Professional Studies Department is committed to the engagement of a diverse student population in scholarly activities, critical thinking, community involvement, and personal and professional development through career oriented programs.


Academic Programs & Certificates

The following Associate Degree Programs are offered through the Professional Studies Department, University College, WKU:

The following Certificate Programs are offered through the Professional Studies Department:


The Professional Studies Department values the following:

  • Open access to quality educational opportunities
  • Student success through individual attention
  • Excellence in teaching, advising, and supporting students
  • High quality in programming and service through continuous improvement in academic and administrative processes
  • The intellectual, professional and personal growth of students, faculty and staff




Professional Studies

Tate Page Hall
1906 College Heights Blvd. #41086
Bowling Green, KY 42101-1086
Phone: 270.745.6927

Fax: 270.745.2011

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